News Top Stories | NBC New York

Top Stories

3 hours ago

Texas Hit Man Gets Second Stay of Execution

Texas Hit Man Gets Second Stay of Execution

A convicted hit man scheduled to be put to death Wednesday for a murder-for-hire plot that left a woman dead more than 23 years ago has received a reprieve from a state appeals court — the second he has received...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 10:26 PM EDT

Agents Find $3M in Cash in San Diego County Smuggling Bust

Agents Find $3M in Cash in San Diego County Smuggling Bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized more than $3 million in cash on Tuesday in what is the largest cash smuggling bust in San Diego County history. CBP agents began following a Kia Forte on...

2 hours ago

Calif. Man With Rare, Incurable Disease Will Go to College

Calif. Man With Rare, Incurable Disease Will Go to College

A 21-year-old man with a rare neurological disease will live out his dream of experiencing college life this year. Ben Sikorra of Westlake Village has juvenile Batten disease, an incurable neurological...

3 hours ago

Bronx Man Accused of Rape in Manhattan Park

Bronx Man Accused of Rape in Manhattan Park

A 26-year-old man was charged Saturday morning with raping a young woman he escorted into a Manhattan park after meeting her on the subway, police said.

5 hours ago

1st Funerals for Italy Quake Victims; Death Toll Rises

1st Funerals for Italy Quake Victims; Death Toll Rises

The death toll in Italy’s earthquake rose to 291 Saturday as the country began a national day of mourning and prepared for a mass state funeral for some of the victims, NBC News reported.

6 hours ago

Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

A New Jersey family was stunned to find a 300-pound black bear wading in their backyard pool Friday afternoon.  The bear was spotted by the family taking a dip in their pool in the backyard of their...

4 hours ago

Trump: NBA Star's Cousin's Death is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Trump: NBA Star's Cousin's Death is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Chicago's South Side Friday afternoon.

3 hours ago

Trump Speaks to Farmers, Calls for African-American Support

Trump Speaks to Farmers, Calls for African-American Support

Donald Trump warned Saturday of a "war on the American farmer," telling a crowd in Iowa that rival Hillary Clinton "wants to shut down family farms" and implement anti-agriculture policies.

4 hours ago

Suspect Sought in Assault on Bus in Queens

Suspect Sought in Assault on Bus in Queens

Police are looking for a man who slugged a bus passenger in the face last month in Queens.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 01:01 PM EDT

'I'm So Lucky': Homeowner Thankful Following Harrowing Louisiana Flooding

'I'm So Lucky': Homeowner Thankful Following Harrowing Louisiana Flooding

Kyung Kim sat for three days in the dark as 2 feet of water invaded her home.

What's New
Follow us on Instagram!
We post photos taken by our news team in-studio and in the field. Send us your interesting photos with #NBC4NY. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out